JUNKONOTOMO, meaning "Junko's Friends" is a new mini sofubi toy series designed by Junko Mizuno and made in Japan by Tomenosuke.

The first version "Melon" will be available for pre-order at 11:59 PM on August 2nd (JST) which is 7:59 AM on August 2nd (PDT) on Tomenosuke website here! 
set of 5 / 2.8" - 3" tall / edition size 50 / ¥12,960 (Japanese Yen)/ Shipping starts around late September - late October 2019.

You can also check out the blog posts about the development of the series here. 
We are excited to be finally releasing these guys into the world! 
They are small and light so you can carry them around and take fun photos with them. :) 

(発売時まではSOLD OUT表記になっています)(そして、同サイトでは、水野デザインのWhite Lotus Superjankyも予約受付中です!) 
高さ70 - 80mmのフィギュアが5体セットで税込¥12,960、50セットの限定販売です。 
発送は2019年9月下旬 〜 2019年10月下旬の予定。


The Strawberry T-shirt that was made for San Diego Comic Con is now available online at Gallery Nucleus website here! 
Make sure to check out other Junko stuff there. 
They have a new bunny skull pin, art prints, original art pieces etc. 
今年のサンディエゴ・コミコンで販売された「Strawberry」デザインのTシャツは、現在Gallery Nucleus のウェブサイトで販売中です。 
No, I'm not going to San Diego Comic Con this year. Sorry! 
But Gallery Nucleus (booth #2015 ), Woot Bear (at Hyperactive Monkey booth #2547 ) and Last Gasp (booth #1709 ) have my stuff there so stop by & check them out if you are there! 
でも、Gallery Nucleus (ブース #2015 )、 Woot Bear (Hyperactive Monkeyブース内 #2547 ) 、 Last Gasp (ブース #1709 ) では水野の商品を扱っていますので、コミコンにいらっしゃる方はぜひお立ち寄りください!

Gallery Nucleus (#2015) is selling my San Diego Comic Con 2019 exclusive Strawberry T-shirt. They’ll have my new art print & all my pins, too! 
Gallery Nucleusのブース (#2015)では、サンディエゴ・コミコン2019 限定、Strawberry Tシャツを販売中です!水野の新作プリントやピンバッジも販売されています。

Infected Junko Bear by Scott Wilkowski x Junko Mizuno will be available at Hyperactive Monkey booth (# 2547) on Friday 7/19, 12-2 PM ($100 each) 
And then online at Woot Bear website on Saturday 7/20, 12 PM PST. 
You will get to pick the colors at the con. For online, the item will be sold as a surprise assortment.
You could however leave comments for your 1st, 2nd, and 3rd choices and they will try their best to fulfill your wishes.
Contact Woot Bear directly if you have any questions! 
水野がデザインし、Scott Wilkowski が制作した Junko Bearシリーズ、今年のサンディエゴ・コミコンでは、内部の骨が透けて見えるInfectedバージョンが登場です! 
7/19 金曜日の12pmから2pmまで、Hyperactive Monkey のブース(# 2547)にて、一体$100で販売。 
その後、7/20 土曜日の12pm(太平洋標準時)から、Woot Bearのウェブサイトにてオンライン販売されます。 
海外発送に関しては、Woot Bear に直接お問い合わせください。

And at my publisher Last Gasp's booth (#1709), you can get my Coloring Book as well as other cool & weird books by cool & weird artists! 
Hope everyone's having a great time at the con! :) 
そして、水野のアメリカでの出版社Last Gasp (#1709)では、最新刊のぬりえ本を販売しています。 

Signing event this Sunday in Oakland!
Some of you may remember the art prints on wood that I made with Hi-Fructose Magazine as San Diego Comic Con exclusive couple of years ago. 
Hi-Fructose found some test prints of them and we are selling them at the Hi-Fructose MICRO Mega Store inside of The Compound Gallery complex in Oakland. 
I’ll be there from 2-4pm!
We’ll also have my new coloring book, rare copies of HF 23 (My art on the cover!), and unique items from my personal archives. 
Each of these prints are unique and quantities are limited. 
Come see me if you are in Oakland!
June 30th, 2-4pm 
at The Compound Gallery complex in Oakland: 1167 65th st. Oakland, CA 94608. 
今週日曜日、6月30日の午後2時から4時まで、オークランドのギャラリー、The Compound Gallery内に設けられた、アート誌 Hi-Fructose マガジンのポップアップ・ショップにてサイン会を行います。 
会場:The Compound Gallery complex in Oakland: 1167 65th st. Oakland, CA 94608. 

The Hello Kitty 45th anniversary celebration show sponsored by Sanrio is opening at Corey Helford Gallery this Saturday, June 29th! 

This is my piece for the show, Passion Apple Kitty. 

To celebrate her 45th anniversary, I depicted her as a confident, powerful 45 years old lady who is fully aware that she is the queen of cuteness of the world...

To inquire about my piece, you can email the gallery directly at:sherri@coreyhelfordgallery.com.


JUNE 29 - AUGUST 3, 2019 

opening reception: Saturday June 29th, 7-11pm 

at Corey Helford Gallery 

571 S Anderson St (Enter on Willow St) Los Angeles, CA 90033 

More info here.

6月29日からLAのCorey Helford Galleryで行われる、ハローキティ45周年を祝うグループ展に水野も参加します。 
出品作の「Passion Apple Kitty」は、「世界中で愛されているという自覚と自信に満ち溢れた、パワフルな45歳のキティ」をイメージして描きました!




Corey Helford Galleryにて 

571 S Anderson St (Enter on Willow St) Los Angeles, CA 90033 


Look how colorful the large coloring piece at my Coloring Book Exhibition turned out to be!
Thanks again to everyone who came to the show! 
You can still see all the pieces online at Gallery Nucleus website.

Junko Mizuno’s Coloring Book is available at Last Gasp website or other book stores online & physical!

ぬりえ展の作品は、全てGallery Nucleusのウェブサイトにてご覧になれます。

水野のぬり絵本「Junko Mizuno’s Coloring Book」は、アマゾンなど洋書を扱う書店なら日本国内からでもご注文いただけます。

The highly anticipated White Lotus SuperJanky by Junko Mizuno is here! 
This is the new version of Black Lotus SuperJanky released earlier this year. 
Will be on sale tomorrow (June 20th) at 12pm NOON, EST on Superplastic website. 
8-inches tall, soft vinyl. Ultra limited to 444 made. $65.00.
This ultra-fierce deity is outfitted in traditional Japanese schoolgirl uniform and wears metallic pink flamed Mary Jane shoes. White Lotus SuperJanky’s magical tooth companion brings good luck and cats. 
米国東部標準時(EST)で6月20日の正午、日本では6月21日の午前1時に、Superplasticのウェブサイトにて販売開始となります。 サイトは英語のみですが、日本への発送も行っています。